On October 3, 2007 Ontario is starting a “Walkolution” and you’re invited!
The Ontario WORLD RECORD WALK 2007 is aiming to break the existing Guinness World Record for the largest number of people walking one kilometer simultaneously (current record held by Western Australia with 100,915 Participants – September 2006).
Anyone can be part of this exciting event: Schools, Clubs, Community Groups, Workplaces, Municipal Governments and Individuals.
All Canadians are invited to join Ontarians to take on the World Record! Interested provinces/territories would be required to fund and coordinate their own World Record Walk activities. Green Communities Canada will provide the interactive website as the focal point for the event, incorporating downloadable resources ready for use and easy customization, in addition to the tracking software for cross-Canada results.
The World Record Walk 2007 will start a “walkolution” aimed at creating a culture of walking by: